WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ,…” Philippians 3:8. KJV Value is not determined by the price paid for something but by the benefit we receive. The decision to purchase is based on the value of the object desired . Paul knew the value of being a Christian. Paul gave up much… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Thus saith the LORD, they Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel, I am the LORD thy God which teacheth thee to profit, which leadeth thee by the way that thou shouldest go.” (Isaiah 48:17). This verse said to the people of Israel, a Peculiar People, and we believers are also a Peculiar people. “Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.” (Tit. 2:14; see also I Peter 2:9). Peculiar People… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Romans 12:1 “I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, [which is] your reasonable service.” 1 Peter 2:5 “Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.” Psalms 19:14 “Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer.” We can see… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM 1 Corinthians 10:13 “No temptation has overtaken you but such as is common to man; and God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will provide the way of escape also, so that you will be able to endure it.” HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him: do not worry because of him who prospers in his way… but those that wait upon the LORD, they shall inherit the earth.” Psalms 37:7,9 HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “…Beloved, do not be amazed and bewildered at the fiery ordeal which is taking place to test your quality, as though something strange (unusual and alien to you and your position) were befalling you…” 1 Peter 4: 12 (AMP) Life has times of hardship, struggles, trials, temptations, despair, loneliness and heartbreak. We all go through times like these from time to time. There is a saying that goes ‘Life is a bed of Roses’ implying it’s easy and sweet. There’s probably a lot of truth in… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
FOR TODAY. CJM “Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord.” Hebrews 12:14 COMMENTARY HOLINESS: This is not referring to any particular denomination or church. True holiness is that state of continual sanctification, that life of purity and detachment from the world and all its lusts, without which detachment and sanctity no man shall see the Lord – shall never enjoy his presence in the world of blessedness. To see God, in the Hebrew phrase, is to enjoy him; and without holiness of… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28 Regardless of the circumstances that develop or the reason for them, God can work in our time of need for the good if we truly love and trust Him. God can and will help us with the burdens of today. We are not to think about (why burden yourselves with things that have not yet come) tomorrow’s problems and… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →